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TIM file format description

Many people share .tim files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .tim file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .tim files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.tim - Sony Playstation TIM Image

The TIM graphic files are related to PSXIMG. TIM file is a Sony Playstation TIM Image. The PlayStation is a 32-bit fifth-generation video game console first released by Sony Computer Entertainment in Japan on December 3, 1994.

Graphic files
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Sony Playstation TIM Image related extensions:
Zoner Zebra Metafile
Zoner Callisto Metafile
MIRAX Virtual Slide
JPEG Tagged Interchange Bitmap
Corrupted RAW Image
Corrupted JPEG Image

.tif - Tag Image File Format

The TIF graphic files are related to Windows Picture and Fax Viewer. TIF file is a Tag Image File Format (TIFF) bitmap. TIFF (originally standing for Tagged Image File Format) is a file format for storing images, popular among graphic artists, the publishing industry. The Windows Picture and Fax Viewer seems to be no longer supported.

Windows Picture and Fax Viewer
Graphic files
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g4, tiff, tim
Tag Image File Format related extensions:
Analyze AVW Image
Deluxe Paint Animation
Adobe Photoshop Color Book
Laservision Graphic
Kolor Raw Image
Kodak Pro Digital RAW Image

Naturally, other applications may also use the .tim file extension. Even harmful programs can create .tim files. Be especially cautious with .tim files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .tim file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .tim file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

fim, gim, him, im, itm, rim, ti, tik, til, tin, tkm, tlm, tm, tmi, tom

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Microsoft Office Groove 2007 Identity Message
Genigraphics Graphics Link Presentation
tkMOO-light Script
WMS Triangulated Irregular Networks Data
AIM Greyscale Image

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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